Max Edward Kesslering
Max Edward Kesslering passed away on Thursday, February 20th, 2020 at the age of 91 years with his devoted family by his side. Max was born on November 17th, 1928 on the family farm near Horizon, Saskatchewan. He was the youngest of six children born to Michael and Elizabeth Kesslering. He was predeceased by his parents, as well as his brothers: Peter Kesslering, Frank Kesslering and Tony Kesslering; sisters, Magdalinea Schneider and Anna Klein; brothers-in-law, Max Schneider and Lloyd Klein; and sisters-in-law, Rosina Kesslering and Anne Kesslering. Max is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Marg; children: Sharon (Keith) Adam, Brian (Debbie) Kesslering, Darryl (Wivi) Kesslering, and Lynn Kesslering; 11 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mary Kesslering; as well as many nieces and nephews. Max and Marg raised their 4 children on their farm near Horizon from 1963 to 1994 when they moved to Moose Jaw, SK. Max’s love of farming extended long after he moved to Moose Jaw and he always continued to check up on the farming operations from the comforts of his home in Moose Jaw. He was actively involved in his community, always ready to lend a helping hand, and never turned down a good game of crib. He was very much loved and respected dearly by his family and friends. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, February 28th, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. in St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, 1064 3rd Ave NW, Moose Jaw, SK. Father George Thattuparampil will be the presiding celebrant and interment will take place at Rosedale Cemetery. A Prayer Service will be held on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in Moose Jaw Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations in Max’s name may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, Unit 26 – 1738 Quebec Ave, Saskatoon, SK S7K 1V9 or to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements are entrusted to Moose Jaw Funeral Home, 268 Mulberry Lane. Gary McDowell, Director 306-693-4550.